Not a surprise when you figure they're both from Chicago. But a surprise when you remember that the Trib has *never* endorsed a Democrat for president, and only twice dating back to Lincoln endorsed a candidate other than the GOP nominee.
THIS IS HORRIBLE! How can we send a guy overseas when he is that old! Its a disgrace! /sarcasm Send the guy to active duty. He's been collecting a paycheck for his drill weekends and his AD time, and nobody was pitching a fit then.